La Salle College High School

  • La Salle is a private independent Catholic college preparatory school for young men of varied backgrounds and abilities.
  • It is dedicated to providing a challenging and nurturing environment for learning in an atmosphere that incorporates Gospel values.
  • La Salle empowers each individual student to accept responsibility to achieve his fullest potential.
  • Committed to Christian values, academic excellence, spiritual fulfillment, cultural enrichment and physical development, La Salle prepares young men who are dedicated to leadership, achievement and service in building a society that is more human, more Christ-like and more just.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Year Founded160

Student Body

Total Students1108 students
Student Body TypeAll-boys
% Students of Color
9%
State avg.: 22%
Students by GradeLa Salle College High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers105 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio11:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
99%
Average Class Size18 students
Number of AP Courses26 courses
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Advanced CoursesAP American Government and Politics, AP Biology, AP Calculus AB, AP Calculus BC, AP Chemistry, AP Comparative Government and Politics, AP Computer Science, AP Computer Science Principles, AP English Language and Composition, AP English Literature and Composition, AP Environmental, AP European History, AP Human Geography, AP Latin, AP Macroeconomics, AP Microeconomics, AP Physics 1, AP Physics 2, AP Physics C – Electricity and Magnetism, AP Physics C – Mechanics, AP Psychology, AP Spanish, AP Statistics, AP United States History, AP World History
Average SAT score1290
Average ACT score26
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress CodeFormal

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$23,850
% on Financial Aid
30%
Average Financial Aid Grant$5,500
Admissions DirectorKevin Dougherty
Admissions AssociateWalter Muehlbronner

Sports

Total Sports Offered23 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Bowling, Crew, Cross Country, Diving, Fencing, Football, Golf, Ice Hockey, Lacrosse, Rugby, Soccer, Squash, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Ultimate Frisbee, Volleyball, Water Polo, Weightlifting, Winter Track, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
BowlingCrew,
Cross CountryDiving,
FencingFootball,
GolfIce Hockey,
LacrosseRugby,
SoccerSquash,
SwimmingTennis,
Track and FieldUltimate Frisbee,
VolleyballWater Polo,
WeightliftingWinter Track,
Wrestling

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